(02) 9236 8692


Level 6, 169 Phillip Street
Sydney NSW 2000
DX 328

Practice Areas

  • Appellate

  • Bankruptcy

  • Banking

  • Commercial

  • Communications/Media/Defamation

  • Contract

  • Conflict of Laws

  • Corporations Law

  • Equity & Trusts

  • Insurance

  • Insolvency

  • Professional Negligence

  • Real Property

  • Securities & Investments

  • Trade Practices


Barrister of the High Court of Australia


solicitor of Supreme Court of NSW

July 1996


Bachelor of Arts, University of Sydney, 1992

Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours), University of Sydney, 1994


Since coming to the Bar in February 2000, Robert has maintained a busy and broad practice, predominantly in the areas of:

  • Contract;

  • Misleading conduct;

  • Corporations;

  • Insolvency;

  • General commercial; and

  • Equity.

Robert has appeared in several very large and complex matters, including:

  • The General and Special purpose liquidations of One.Tel;

  • A misleading conduct claim against the Bank of Queensland heard over 106 days in the Supreme Court of NSW (Traderight);

  • Creditor and funder claims to the $1.8 billion of fruits of the Bell Group litigation (BGUK);

  • Breach of fiduciary duty and misleading conduct claim against Babcock & Brown (Coinmach);

  • The Special purpose liquidation of ABC Refinery; and

  • The collapse of the Primary Agriculture Group.

Robert Glasson's CV is available here 


Solicitor, Mallesons Stephen Jaques (January 1997 – October 1999)

Research Assistant, Common Law Division, Supreme Court of New South Wales (1996)

Part-time lecturer, University of Sydney and Law Extension Committee (SAB): Constitutional Law, Conflict of Laws and Real Property (1995 – 2001)